“I don’t think there is anyone in there who could change the system.”
“I didn’t want to be a further distraction for the group.”
“It’s the right thing to do.”
Freedom Caucus: Feel the power of our fully operational discharge petition, or something.
Get ready for the blame game
“Mean, mean, mean.”
“If I vote for this healthcare bill, it will be the end of my career.”
“We’re very close.”
“They’d vote no against the Ten Commandments if it came up for a vote.”
“Clearly you’re not ready.”
Deus ex machina.
The hard sell.
“Stay in this effort.”
“He has unique capacities; I wouldn’t want to be the one he tests them out on.”
Price: Have to “fix a system that’s not working.”
What could go wrong?
“It should be repealed and replaced, and all of that should be done in the 115th Congress.”
“The power of the purse rests within the legislative branch and we fully expect that we’re going to exercise that power.”
“It will be a cold day in hell before I help you again when you ask!”
If you cannot even make the ballot how serious is this movement?